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Portal del Sur Hostel

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Overview
Calle Hipolito Yrigoyen 855, Buenos Aires C1086AAM Argentina See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
Housekeeping
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

The hostel is very central a five minutes walk from Plaza de Mayo. Staff is friendly. Room wasn't very comfortable, the bathroom was a little dirty and the shower couldn't be worse. The water from the shower always ended on the floor causing some problems....More

Thank bbfolcobb
Response from Portal d, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 2 March 2017

Hi there bbfolcobb, hope it's all good with you! We're sorry to hear that your experience wasn't what you expected. We work to give you a warm and comfortable stay while in BA, so we'll keep working to improve our service. Safe travels and enjoy!

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I was travelling alone and booked a private room and was very happy with my stay. Staff were great, the free tours were with amazing guides who were enthusiastic and very knowledgeable (one of the best I've been on for a long time). The rooftop...More

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Response from Portal d, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 2 March 2017

Hello there, hope you're doing great! Thank you so much for your words, they mean a lot to us. There isn't a better feeling that knowing that we're making our lovely guests happy! It was our pleasure to meet you and feel free to comeback...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016

The Portal del Sur is a delight. Although it's run down, it has charm, notably in the ancient timber lift (possibly from the time of the Spanish Conquistadores). The staff were all friendly and helpful; nothing seemed too much bother for them. Their English was...More

Thank Matthew S
Response from Portal d, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 2 March 2017

Hi there Matt, hope it's all good with you! Thank you so much for your review. We're really happy to hear that you had a wonderful tiume while staying with us. That's our goal! We'll keep in mind the things you pointed out to improve...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed Dec 11-14th and it was hot. Thankfully we had an AC unit but our roommate didn't like it on so our room was hot. The WiFi sucks, girls bathroom was decent, mens was dirty. Shower pressure and temperature were awesome - best in...More

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Response from Portal d, Director General at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 2 March 2017

Hi there Miss Mendez, hope you're doing fine! We're glad to know that overall you enjoyed your stay with us. It was a pleasure for us to meet you and help you out the best possible way! Thanks for your review and safe travels!

Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my partner in a private room, had a tv and aircon, only issue was the shower, just a drizzle and barely hot but other than that, staff are really helpful and friendly and speak perfect English. There's an awesome open common area...More

Thank Rani T
Response from Portal d, Director de Recepción at Portal del Sur HostelResponded 2 December 2016

Hi there Rani! Hope it's all good with you! Thank you so much for your review. We're glad to hear that in general you enjoyed your stay, and let us tell you that you're always welcome. We're sorry about the shower, if we knew you...More

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Description: Wonderful Hostel in the city centre of Buenos Aires!!Portal del Sur is run with passion by young professionals since 2003.Portal del Sur is the More perfect option for a unique experience.Portal del Sur is a great Hostel located right in the city centre of Buenos Aires which means: it´s really easy to get around!Portal del Sur Hostel is set in a XIX century building which has been carefully refurbished and decorated to keep the historical charm of its architecture.The 4 stories high building has a rooftop terrace with an incredible view of the city. Our hostel is recognized as one of the most chosen hostels by travelers of all ages and nationalities Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$14 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Portal Del Sur Hotel Buenos Aires
Location
Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Montserrat / El Centro
Hotel class
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$14 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Portal Del Sur Hotel Buenos Aires
Location
Argentina > Capital Federal District > Buenos Aires > Montserrat / El Centro
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Nearby
Montserrat
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
...More
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Response from Stuart M | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, I took the bus from the airport into the City and went to the terminal. I arrived at 1am in the morning and walked the Hostel from there with my backpack, but probably better to get a taxi from the terminal. There was... More
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"Ask for one with some natural light."
Kiwigirl06
6 days ago
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"make the showers bigger and get rid of those dirty shower curtains!"
brasbrooijmans
20 Feb 2018
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"Make sure you get room with AC in summer..."
RonaldW_12
25 Dec 2017
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"Ask for rooms at top floor, the noise from the street below will be more aceptable."
bbfolcobb
27 Jan 2017
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